if husband is working at the airport, i reckon live near the airport, like Nundah, Clayfield, Hendra, Banyo, Nudgee. These are very nice places, old style houses but some are pretty expensive areas, but might be cheap compared to Sydney. for example Banyo is around $450,000 for a house on 800sqr metres. These are a relatively easy Train ride in to the city for work, and about 5 to 10 minute drive to the airport.
PS. I live at Clontarf/Recdliffe, really nice place to live but no trains.oh..... Sandgate is another nice place, they have a train line ..it's the end of the line actually. Nice area beside the sea, all getting very trendy too.
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